Ariel Winter is an actress, voice actress, and singer. She is known for her role as Alex Dunphy in the comedy series Modern Family, as well as the voice of the title character in the Disney Junior show Sofia the First and the voice of Penny Peterson in the 2014 animated film Mr. Peabody and Sherman. Winter and her Modern Family castmates have won four Screen Actors Guild Awards for Best Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

Is Ariel Winter Greek?

Yes, she is half Greek. Her mother, Chrisoula “Chrystal” (nee Batistas) is of Greek descent. Ariel’s Greek name (according to an interview he gave to MTV Greece) is Eleutheria.

Ariel speaks about her Greek heritage, and also speaks some Greek: